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Koffee with Karan to return in February 2007. Koffee with Karan is hosted by Karan Johar and the format is that he questions Bollywood stars on their life and more.
Karan Johar as judge for Miss World 2007
Karan Johar , director of Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna (KANK) , has been invited to be a judge for Miss World 2007 being held in Warsaw, Poland on September 30.
Kajol To Make An Appearance in Karan Joharís Forthcoming Kabhi Alvida Na Kehna (KANK)
Rumors have it that Kajol will be making an appearance in Karan Joharís forthcoming Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna (KANK) , the plan is that Kajol will appear in a song along with Amitabh Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan as well as the rest of cast which includes Preity Zinta , Rani Mukherjee and Shahrukh Khan . Currently Kajol is waiting for the release of her comeback movie Fanaah , which is scheduled to be release later this month which has already created some controversies. The controversies is that some music channels have banned the Fanaah trailers, the reason being that Yash Raj films allegedly asked for money for showing music promos of Fanaah .
What's in a name as Shakespeare would say.
The new Vishal Bharadwaj direction of the Shakespeare masterpiece Othello , is considering a new name, Issak vs the current title of Omkara. The film, staring Ajay Devgan , Saif Ali Khan , Vivek Oberoi , was also announced to be premiered at the Cannes Film Festival in May this year even thou the film is not even complete. The current plans are to release the film in August following the release of Karan Johar's Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna (KANK) .
Kareena Kapoor will work for a film under the Karan Johar's banner. Kareena Kapoor and Karan Johar have decided to work together again after working out there personnel differences. The last time the two worked together was on Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Ghum, and now will again be together for a untitle film being directed by Soham, and starring John Abraham .
Karan Johar and Preity Zinta To Be At The Cannes Film Festival
Karan Johar and Preity Zinta will attend the Cannes Film Festival this year as representative for Bollywood. Last year actresses Aishwarya Rai and Mallika Sherawat were at the Cannes Film Festival. Preity Zinta is currently busy shooting her movies and is expected to be soon seen in Janeman (Jaaneman) , Krrish (Krish) Krrish and then in Jhoom Baraabar Jhoom with Abhishek Bachchan . Preity is also schedule to do a world tour, called The Heat next month across UK and US. Her cloths for the tour will be designed by Designer Manish Malhotra for whom she recently walked the ramp at the Lakme Fashion Week. Karan is currently busy putting the finishing touch on this most awaited movie of the year, Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna (KANK) .
Kabhi Alvida Na Kehna By Karan or Biswaroop?
Karan Johar's most awaited film of 2006, Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna (KANK) , may have to be renamed. Biswaroop Roy Chowdhury's Mind I Films has registered the name , Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna (KANK) , with the Trade Marks Department under the Union Ministry of Commerce and Industry in May 2005.
Bollywood Movies In Malaysia
Currently Shahrukh Khan is shooting a song in Malaysia for Farhan Akhtarís Don and Karan Johar is making plans to fly to Malaysia with his crew to shoot parts of his much awiated movie, Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna (KANK) , which stars Amitabh Bachchan , Shahrukh Khan , Abhishek Bachchan , Arjun Rampal , Rani Mukherjee and Preity Zinta . Malaysia seems to be popular location of Bollywood films since currently Aamir Khan is also there to shot the concluding portions of Kunal Kohliís Fanaah . Fanaa, a Yashraj Films production is slated for a May release, is a comeback movie for actress Kajol , who has been out of Bollywood movies for the past few years.
Kabhi Alvida Na Kehna (KANK) to release in August 2006
At a recent event in Mumbai, Karan Johar announced that his next release Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna (KANK) will be in August this year. The film stars some of the biggest Bollywood actors like Amitabh Bachchan , Shahrukh Khan , Abhishek Bachchan , Arjun Rampal , Rani Mukherjee and Preity Zinta . Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna (KANK) is a much awaited this year and it would be first release for Karan after his Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham in 2001. The movie has been extensively shot in New York and its suburbs.